The resolution of the President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly
Berdimuhamedov approved structure of the joint Turkmen-
Pakistani intergovernmental commission from the Turkmen side
headed by the vice-chairman of Cabinet council of Turkmenistan,
the Minister of Foreign Affairs Rasheed Meredov.
As it is noted in the resolution, the inter-governmental commission
has been created for the purpose of further development of a
cooperation between Turkmenistan and Pakistan.
As the President of Pakistan Mamnun Hussein in the recent
message to the President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly
Berdimuhamedov on the occasion of the 25th anniversary of
establishment of diplomatic relations between the countries has
noted, Pakistan is interested in further strengthening of a bilateral
cooperation with Turkmenistan in all areas, including in political
and energy spheres. Now Ashgabat and Islamabad aim to involve
high potential of a cooperation, first of all, in fuel and energy
sector and the transit and transport sphere. So, the countries
participate in a construction of the transnational gas pipeline TAPI
(Turkmenistan-Afganistan- Pakistan-India), discuss projects on
creation of new international transport and communication
corridors, electrical supplies to Pakistan.